By: Wasim Jarrah, ABR, CNE, SRES

Newmarket’s 1st Annual Lunar New Year Celebration

Tags: Aurora, Newmarket, Aurora Agent, Newmarket Agent, Realtor, Chinese, China, Chinese New Year, Lunar New Year, Celebration, Community, Community Events,

The Year of the Rooster made its debut at Newmarket’s Inaugural Lunar New Year Celebration. This free event took place on February 5, at Newmarket’s Old Town Hall, where members of the community and both local and foreign dignitaries came out to celebrate diversity. The full-house event was hosted by Wasim Jarrah Real Estate Services, in partnership with the Federation of Chinese...Read More

By: Wasim Jarrah, ABR, CNE, SRES

Reaching Millennial Buyers

Tags: Newmarket, Newmarket Real Estate, Newmarket Realtor, Looking for a realtor, Newmarket Homes, Newmarket Seller, Aurora, Aurora Realtor, Aurora Real Estate Agent, Aurora Home, Smart Home, Millennials, Wasim, Wasim Jarrah

4 Ways to Make your Home More Millennial-Friendly With a large population of young buyers directing their attention to Newmarket and surrounding developing areas lately, there are some unique property features that can be sure to capture their interest. But Wasim, aren’t millennials notorious for being browsers? By knowing how to market to millennials, sellers can not only invest in s...Read More

By: Wasim Jarrah, ABR, CNE, SRES

Newmarket: October 2015 Market Update

Tags: Buying a home, buying newmarket real estate, newmarket real estate, newmarket real estate agent, newmarket real estate agents, real estate, selling a  home, 

The Newmarket real estate market and the real estate market across the Greater Toronto Area experienced a robust October. The Toronto Real Estate Board recently released real estate figures that showed a strong real estate market continued in October, with robust year-over-year sales, and average price growth of approximately 10.5 per cent year-over-year. There was a combined 8,804 home sal...Read More

Thinking of downsizing?

By: Wasim Jarrah, ABR, CNE, SRES

Thinking of downsizing?

Tags: Newmarket Real Estate, Aurora Real Estate, Aurora Homes, Newmarket Homes, Real Estate, Downsizing, How to downsize, Newmarket, Aurora, Homes,

Canada’s housing market has been on a terrific run, helped by low interest rates, pushing home values up and tempting downsizing baby boomers looking to add to their nest egg into cashing out. This certainly includes York Region and the Newmarket area. But the decision to sell the family home isn’t one that can be rushed and requires careful planning, with discussions starting sometime...Read More

First Time Homebuyer Tips

By: Wasim Jarrah, ABR, CNE, SRES

First Time Homebuyer Tips

Tags: Newmarket, Aurora, First Time Homebuyer, Buying a home, Selling a home, Home Buying Tips,Royal Lepage, Wasim, Wasim Jarrah, Newmarket Realtor, Aurora Realtor

Making an Informed Investment If you’re in the market for a new home in Newmarket, take a moment to ask yourself a few key questions about what you should be looking for, how much you can comfortably afford to spend, and whether home ownership is right for you. How much home can you afford? Before you begin shopping for a home, prepare a simple budget, so you can figure out...Read More

9 Expenses To Consider On The Rookie Home Buying Checklist

By: Wasim Jarrah, ABR, CNE, SRES

9 Expenses To Consider On The Rookie Home Buying Checklist

Tags: Real Estate, New Home, Neighbourhood, closing costs, laywer fees, appraisal, Newmarket, Aurora, Ontario, Buying a home, selling a home, Wasim, Wasim Jarrah, Royal Lepage, Remax, Century 21, First time homebuyer, 1st time homebuyer, Toronto

After years of saving, you are finally ready to buy a house in Newmarket -- but have you really saved enough to buy the house that you want? There are more expenses to consider than just the price of the home, and first-time home-buyers can be caught by surprise at the number and size of the auxiliary expenses. Don't let this happen to you. Review this checklist to make sure you understand the...Read More